Albany -- Albert Edgar Brown, 81, of Lee County died Monday, March 5, 2012 in Palatka, FL. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 9, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Kimbrell-Stern. Interment will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Thomasville, GA. Rev. Billy Hanna will officiate.

"Mr. Al" was a native of Thomasville, GA. He served in the US Army for six years during the Korean War while stationed in England. He had resided in Albany, GA since 1969. Mr. Al's love of giving, helping others and his generous kindness will be missed by all who knew him since the loss of his passing. "Us girls love you Daddy."

Mr. Brown was preceded in death by his wife Marjorie Brown.

Survivors include the mother of his children, Doris Brown Owens of Palatka, FL, three daughters, Barbara Humphries of Rome, GA, Robyn Kelly of Keystone Heights, FL and Celia B. Baker and her husband, Terry of Palatka, FL, one grandson, Wade Hamon, four granddaughters, Jessica Humphries, Kirby Baker, Tyler Baker and Peyton Baker, two great grandchildren, Jadeyn Smith and Hailey Smith, one sister, Doris Busbee of Albany, GA and two brothers, David Brown and Louis Brown, both of Thomasville, GA.

The family will receive friends Thursday, March 8, 2012 at Kimbrell-Stern from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.

Memorials may be made to Roberts Hospice Care Center (Haven Hospice), 6400 St. Johns Ave., Palatka, FL 32177.

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